Ep. 165 Why Did a Booming Economy Hit a Snag? (You’ll Never Guess Krugman’s Answer….)
Brazil’s economy was booming and everything looked great, and then it suffered a severe slump. What the heck happened? Well, whether or not you’re interested in Brazil you’ll be interested in Krugman’s attempted answers and our replies. (You’ll also be shocked to learn that Krugman has quietly changed his position on Brazil, hoping no one would notice. No such luck, Paul.)
“What the Hell Happened to Brazil? (Wonkish)” (November 9, 2018)
“Paul Krugman says Brazil’s economic crisis is ‘manageable’,” by Jill Langlois
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Contra Krugman: Smashing the Errors of America’s Most Famous Keynesian
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